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Account Supervisor – Zeno Group

Chicago, IL

Corporate Affairs

ABOUT THE JOB

We are seeking an experienced Account Supervisor to support and lead clients with corporate assignments.  You will collaborate within the team, provide sound counsel and recommendations to clients, and drive results inclusive of traditional and emerging public relations tactics. You’ll develop a comprehensive understand of your accounts – their business, products, markets, and industry influencers. 

The Account Supervisor will work closely with senior-level team members to implement reputation management programs for Zeno clients across the U.S.  In addition, the role will include new business proposal development and presentations, as well as the opportunity to contribute to the intellectual capital for the firm.  You will be responsible for managing the overall quality on projects and accounts, as well as adherence to budgets.   You will work as part of a team on a variety of accounts, in industry sectors such as consumer, technology, professional services and business-to-business, but will be expected to be comfortable leading projects and directing and mentoring staff when appropriate.

 

ABOUT YOU

You will succeed at Zeno if you are confident, resourceful, tenacious, have an understanding of traditional and non-traditional PR tactics and the media landscape, and drive great results for clients while building strong relationships with your clients and your team. Media strategy and relationships are essential to the role. Experience in financial services, tech, insurance, real estate and/or B2B a plus.

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • At least 7 years of experience in PR; agency experience preferred

  • Must have a strong background in corporate communications and solid corporate media relations contacts

  • Must possess exceptional writing skills across a wide variety of client deliverables – including communications plans, pitches, bylined articles, blogs, etc.

  • Must have experience developing strategic plans and high-level deliverables that are client-ready and thoughtful

  • Must have an in-depth knowledge of reputation management and a working knowledge of traditional and non-traditional media.  Proven success in building relationships with members of the media, and driving results for clients

  • Candidates with experience in retail, professional services, tech, health and financial services preferred

  • Strong presentation skills, with experience working directly with clients and actively participating in client meetings and new business presentations

  • Collaborative spirit, results driven with the ability to manage multiple priorities and work against deadlines

  • Demonstrates the ability to think strategically, creatively and holistically about client programs, fearless in presenting a point of view in brainstorms

ABOUT OUR BENEFITS 

Zeno Group offers a creative and differentiating benefits package including a variety of medical and dental choices, vacation, optional and sick time. We also offer a 401(k) plan, pretax flexible spending accounts, tuition assistance, a prescription drug benefit plan, a vision plan, long-term and short-term disability, life insurance and programs that support flexibility and promote work/life balance.  In addition, our unique ZenoFit wellness program offers financial support to pursue the wellness activity of your choice.

Zeno Group's culture is innovative and energetic. If you thrive on a creative challenge and are looking for an opportunity that offers plenty of growth potential and career development, then we are looking for you!

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About Us 
Zeno Group is a global, integrated communications agency, born from PR. We bring together the best talent to help clients across industries and sectors navigate complex business and brand challenges brought on by an increasingly digital, always-on world. We are committed to producing work that delivers true business value for clients. We excel at helping clients recalibrate their brands, reframe their positions and – most importantly – connect and engage with people.
Two-time winner of PRWeek’s Best Place to Work, Zeno was named 2017 Mid-Size Agency of the Year and 2016 Creative Agency of the Year by the Holmes Report. Zeno also received high commendation in 2017 as International Agency of the Year. The agency was recognized at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity in 2016, winning a Gold Cannes Lion and a Bronze PR Cannes Lion. Zeno is also the unprecedented three-time winner of PRWeek's US Mid-Size Agency of the Year award. Zeno is a DJE Holdings Company.
 
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07/06/2019